The bombings took place after the end of the NATO summit meeting, in which an aid of US$ 800 million in arms for the Ukrainians was announced.
New attacks hit residential building and recreation center
New Russian attacks in the region of odessaat Ukraine, left at least 18 dead and dozens injured. The bombings took place this Friday, the 1st, a day after the withdrawal of Russian troops from Serpents Island, a strategic point for the government of Russia. The attacks also coincide with the end of the natoin Madrid, where the president Joe Biden announced $800 million in aid for new weapons for Ukraine. A few hours after the end of the meeting, a missile hit a residential building in Odessa. The other hit a recreation center. Among the dead are two children. At least 30 people were injured. “The worst possible scenario happened and two strategic planes arrived in the Odessa region,” said Odessa regional administration spokesman Sergei Bratchuk. “In an apartment building, all nine floors of a sector were completely destroyed. Rescue teams provided medical assistance to seven injured, including three children,” the spokesperson continued.
*With information from AFP